South Area Fire District provides Fire, EMS, and rescue operations to the Town of Rib Mountain, Village and Town of Weston, Village of Kronenwetter and Towns of Easton, Ringle, Guenther, Stettin, and Marathon. The district began operations January 1, 2014 and operates of stations in Rib Mountain and Weston. Both stations are fully staffed 24 hours a day 365 days a year with firefighters and paramedic level EMS staff. EMS Population served is over 36,000 people and almost 300 square miles covered. First due Fire coverage is 26,000 people and over 125 square miles covered.